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Year of Release:
2012
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30,421
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1972
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30,039
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1969
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29,160
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1975
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29,071
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2002
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28,209
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2005
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27,839
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1971
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27,203
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1977
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26,398
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1987
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25,694
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2006
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25,623
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 5 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 268 3%
1960s 685 7%
1970s 1,520 15%
1980s 1,477 15%
1990s 1,840 18%
2000s 2,059 21%
2010s 2,146 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 28 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,013 50%
United Kingdom 2,612 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 270 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 182 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,701 97%
Yes 299 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,870 99%
Yes 130 1%
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